Cyclone Gaja Descends on Pudukkottai, India

Cyclone Gaja pummelled the south east coast of India, on Friday, November 16.

The cyclone brought high winds and rain to the district of Pudukkottai, as seen in these videos.

Flooding was forecast for the district as Gaja made landfall, India Today reported. The district was expected to experience tides one metre higher than usual, the report said.

At least 15 people died in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, where Pudukkottai is situated, as a result of the storm, News18 Tamil Nadu reported. Credit: cmn_tweet via Storyful